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China seeks to dispel fears over military build-up

China seeks to dispel fears over military build-up

China said Wednesday it would avoid “invasion, expansion or war” — but not at the expense of its claims on Taiwan — as it seeks to dispel fears over its military build-up and territorial assertiveness. Washington and China’s neighbours have […]


China denies providing weapons to Libya

China denies providing weapons to Libya

Chinese companies have not provided Libya with any “military products”, China’s foreign ministry said Tuesday, after reports of Beijing offering weapons to the ousted Libyan leader Moamer Kadhafi. Canada’s Globe and Mail newspaper reported on Sunday that Beijing offered huge […]


China offered Kadafi weapons: report

China offered Kadafi weapons: report

China offered huge stockpiles of weapons to Moamer Kadhafi during the final months of his regime and held secret talks on shipping them through Algeria and South Africa, The Globe and Mail reported. State-controlled Chinese arms companies were ready to […]


China Says Upgrade of Arms Won’t Alter Policy

China Says Upgrade of Arms Won’t Alter Policy

The modernization of China’s armed forces will not alter the nation’s defensive policy, and China’s naval strategy will remain based on offshore defense, the Ministry of National Defense said on Wednesday. China’s first aircraft carrier has finished its first sea […]


China says aircraft carrier ‘attained objectives’

China says aircraft carrier ‘attained objectives’

China’s first aircraft carrier “attained the anticipated objectives” during its maiden sea trial earlier this month, the country’s defence ministry said Wednesday, state media reported. The carrier was back at its shipyard where refurbishment and testing would be carried out, […]


MiG denies stealth technology transfer to China for J-20 fighter

MiG denies stealth technology transfer to China for J-20 fighter

Russia has never transferred any stealth technology to China to assist it with its J-20 Black Eagle fifth-generation stealth fighter prototype, Russian plane maker MiG said on Friday. “We are not delivering any equipment to China, and never have,” MiG […]


Japanese coast guard to reinforce border patrol

Japanese coast guard to reinforce border patrol

The Japanese Coast Guard will beef up border patrols following the intrusion of two Chinese ships into Japanese waters, NHK reported. Two Chinese vessels were spotted near the Japan-controlled Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea on Wednesday. The islands […]


China deploys advanced nuclear-missile on Indian border

China deploys advanced nuclear-missile on Indian border

China has deployed more advanced and survivable solid-fuel nuclear capable CSS-5 MRBM missiles against India as a ‘deterrent posture’, Pentagon has said warning that a high degree of mistrust continues to strain their bilateral ties. The PLA has replaced liquid-fueled, […]


China accuses US of exaggerating military threat

China accuses US of exaggerating military threat

China’s state news agency accused the United States Thursday of “exaggerating” the threat posed by its military, after a report said the Asian nation was expanding its maritime power. The US defence department said in its annual report to Congress […]


 
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